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Governor Walker Announces $5.1 Million in Commute to Careers Grants
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Governor Walker Announces $5.1 Million in Commute to Careers Grants

"These grants will give thousands of Wisconsin workers improved access to meaningful jobs or training opportunities that they need to enter the workforce."

Governor Walker Announces Initiative to Help Small Contractors Compete for Wisconn Valley Construction Work
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Governor Walker Announces Initiative to Help Small Contractors Compete for Wisconn Valley Construction Work

Two capacity-building sessions targeting smaller contractors will be held in Milwaukee and Racine in August.

Governor Walker Announces $8 Million in Funding to Address Transportation Needs of Wisconsin Workers
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Governor Walker Announces $8 Million in Funding to Address Transportation Needs of Wisconsin Workers

The program will be funded by the Wisconsin Departments of Workforce Development and Transportation.

Op Ed: Foxconn Deal Will Help My City
Op Ed

Foxconn Deal Will Help My City

Democratic mayor of Racine sees big benefits for the people he serves.

Governor Walker Announces Wisconsin Unemployment Insurance Trust Fund Surpasses $1.65 Billion, a Near-Reversal of the Lowest Point of $1.68 Billion Deficit
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Governor Walker Announces Wisconsin Unemployment Insurance Trust Fund Surpasses $1.65 Billion, a Near-Reversal of the Lowest Point of $1.68 Billion Deficit

Total estimated UI tax savings up to nearly $700 million since 2013, saving money for tens of thousands of WI businesses

Governor Walker Announces Wisconsin Career Creator Plan to Support Long-Term Workforce Development Needs
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Governor Walker Announces Wisconsin Career Creator Plan to Support Long-Term Workforce Development Needs

$20 million investment will improve worker training and education opportunities

Governor Walker Promotes Wisconsin Veteran-Owned Businesses as Part of #WIVetBiz Day
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Governor Walker Promotes Wisconsin Veteran-Owned Businesses as Part of #WIVetBiz Day

Approximately 11 percent of all businesses in the state, or 65,000, are veteran-owned.

Governor Walker Highlights Economy, Workforce Development Investments in Milwaukee
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Governor Walker Highlights Economy, Workforce Development Investments in Milwaukee

During the past four years, Governor Walker has invested more than $200 million of state funding in workforce development

Governor Walker Announces a Record $3.9 Million in Youth Apprenticeship State Grants to Serve 4,300 Students
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Governor Walker Announces a Record $3.9 Million in Youth Apprenticeship State Grants to Serve 4,300 Students

Wisconsin's YA program was authorized by state statute in 1991 as part of a statewide School-to-Work initiative.

21 Wisconsin School Districts Awarded Fab Lab Grants
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21 Wisconsin School Districts Awarded Fab Lab Grants

Governor Scott Walker, Lieutenant Governor Kleefisch, other key leaders to award WEDC grants during statewide tour on "Fab Lab Day" in Wisconsin

State Leaders to Join Governor Walker in Awarding Fab Labs Grants Throughout Wisconsin
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State Leaders to Join Governor Walker in Awarding Fab Labs Grants Throughout Wisconsin

Lt. Governor Kleefisch, UW System President Cross, WEDC Secretary Hogan among those taking part in "Fab Lab Day" announcements on April 25

Governor Walker Announces Success with Initiatives That Assist People with Disabilities in Gaining Employment
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Governor Walker Announces Success with Initiatives That Assist People with Disabilities in Gaining Employment

During the two most recent federal fiscal years, Wisconsin helped a record 9,500 individuals with disabilities overcome barriers to employment.

Governor Walker Announces Up to $3 Million in Wisconsin Fast Forward Worker Training Grants Available
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Governor Walker Announces Up to $3 Million in Wisconsin Fast Forward Worker Training Grants Available

Grant application period begins January 13 for construction and small business customized worker training initiatives

Rediscover Turner’s Frontier Essays in Society Press Book
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Rediscover Turner’s Frontier Essays in Society Press Book

The book is illustrated with photos from Wisconsin Historical Society collections.

Governor Walker’s Reforms Bring Unemployment Insurance Trust Fund Balance to $1 Billion
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Governor Walker’s Reforms Bring Unemployment Insurance Trust Fund Balance to $1 Billion

Projections: Covered employers will see an additional $38 million tax decrease for 2017, in addition to a $97 million decrease in 2016

Governor Scott Walker Invests Over $450,000 to Support Summer Youth Employment Program in Milwaukee
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Governor Scott Walker Invests Over $450,000 to Support Summer Youth Employment Program in Milwaukee

Participating youth complete a week of work-readiness training that includes an individualized assessment, soft skills development, resume writing, interviewing skills, job coaching, and financial literacy.

Governor Scott Walker Announces Administrative Appointments
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Governor Scott Walker Announces Administrative Appointments

Today, Governor Scott Walker announced the following administrative appointments:

Working: Chili Server James
Working

Chili Server James

The Legend of Real Chili serves up hot chow and warm chatter.

The Roundup: Henningsen Moved
The Roundup

Henningsen Moved

milwaukeeworld.com scoop

The Roundup: New Home for Lord?
The Roundup

New Home for Lord?

Lord has been looking at the old Lou Fritzel building with owner Peter J. Kondos.